Wednesday, June 15, 2011
Definitions for crotchet
- An odd fancy or whimsical notion.
- A small hook.
- In British musical nomenclature, a quarter note.
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Citations for crotchet
A hundred years ago denial of the existence of witchcraft was considered all right thinking people, from Addison downwards, a wrong-headed crotchet.
Some fatalities come in certain shapes, and some in others - but this of which I speak has come in the shape of a vaporous crotchet.